Nelumbo nucifera beds

English name: Sacred lotus beds

Description (English)

Formations of Nelumbo nucifera, occurring in the Volga delta and from the south Caspian lowlands to the Far East, with a naturalised population in Romania.

Source:
EUNIS habitat classification
Interpretation Manual of the habitats targeted by Resolution No. 4

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code C1.2416
Bern Convention Resolution 4 habitat type (used for designation of Emerald sites)

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description


List

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 22.4316 Sacred lotus beds source
CORINE Land Cover 5.1.2. Water bodies n/a
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 C1.2416 Nelumbo nucifera beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 C1.2416 Nelumbo nucifera beds same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 199910 C1.241 Nelumbo nucifera beds same
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 199905 22.4316 Sacred lotus beds same
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